I've been watching the developments leading up to the news that Osama bin Laden has been killed. My first thoughts were with the victims of the many attacks he led on civilians, and with their families, and with the firefighters and police in New York who put their lives on the line for others and perished in the hundreds. This is a good day.
I just went to the liquor store. It's been just a few hours since President Obama's announcement. Here's what the guy at the liquor store gave me. If you click, and click again, you can see the date is May 2, 2011—today, Australia time:
How do they get this so fast?
A better closeup: